Warning

 

Close

Confirm Action

Are you sure you wish to do this?

Confirm Cancel
Member Login
Site Notices
Posted: 5/21/2003 8:05:55 AM EDT
What year did this become law?
Link Posted: 5/21/2003 8:09:45 AM EDT
1934.
Link Posted: 5/21/2003 8:14:17 AM EDT
1934 ???
Link Posted: 5/21/2003 8:20:31 AM EDT
Originally Posted By mikepenn33: 1934 ???
View Quote
National Firearms Act of 1934... as in, almost 70 years ago.
Link Posted: 5/21/2003 12:21:21 PM EDT
Link Posted: 5/21/2003 12:32:16 PM EDT
Originally Posted By Troy: Actually, the 1934 National Firearms Act (NFA) law required 18" barrels and 26" over-all length minimums for all long-guns. In the 50s, the minimum length for RIFLE barrels was changed from 18" to 16". -Troy
View Quote
Beat me too it.
Link Posted: 5/21/2003 1:06:00 PM EDT
Originally Posted By Troy: Actually, the 1934 National Firearms Act (NFA) law required 18" barrels and 26" over-all length minimums for all long-guns. In the 50s, the minimum length for RIFLE barrels was changed from 18" to 16". -Troy
View Quote
Interesting, Troy; I didn't know that detail. Was this an ATF ruling or an actual law?
Link Posted: 5/21/2003 2:05:10 PM EDT
Top Top